ELECTRONIC CHART DISPLAY AND INFORMATION SYSTEM (ECDIS)
Deck Cadets, Deck Officers, Masters, Pilots, Tug Masters and Navy seagoing officers.
Knowledge of English (speak, read & write) including maritime terminology
Deck Cadet, Deck Officer, Chief Mate and Master
Knowledge and understanding of the IMO Performance Standards for ECDIS and the ability to utilise the ECDIS system for passage planning and navigation.
Continuous practical assessment and evaluation
SAMSA accredited certificate issued by SAMTRA, accepted by Republic of Marshall Islands.
Note: Certificate is not accepted by UK MCA for CoC revalidation.
No expiry date.
Complies with the ECDIS training requirements specified in the STCW Code, Tables A-II/1, A-II/2 and A-II/3, the SAMSA Code GOP-531.16 and the requirements as set out in the IMO Model Course 1.27.
Enhance the safety of navigation by providing the generic knowledge and skills necessary to fully utilize the features of Electronic Chart Display and Information Systems